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Electric Restaurant

41 South Mall, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 422 2990
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (91 reviews)
“baked alaska” (11 reviews)
“hake” (25 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Seafood, Irish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
41 South Mall, Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A gentleman working at our hotel recommended this place for dinner when we said we wanted seafood. We weren't disappointed. We ate at the restaurant upstairs. They have two other places to eat here. The bar and another one. We ordered the mussels and they...More

Thank CMcD79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely dinner our last PM in Cork Service and Food was both wonderful atmosphere as well Vacationing from Texas!!!

Thank Lynnell T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were walking around the center of Cork and saw this restaurant on the river with tables outside. Many people were enjoying the sun (somewhat rare in Ireland) and we stopped to have a glass. Talked to some friendly locals and decided to have dinner...More

Thank ratch37
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If in Cork and looking for a great seafood place, definitely go on line and reserve a time for dinner. It was extremely busy. Great atmosphere and music. Restaurant is on the second floor and the main floor is more of a bar scene. Staff...More

Thank Canadian-Irish-72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we arrived at 7.30 pm without reservation, the restaurant seemed full, but pavel, the man in charge, said "no reservation, no problem" and 5 minutes later we sat at a window table. food was interesting, well composed and cooked, the lamb on the very rare...More

Thank adriennecharlotte
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Electric is a great spot, cheap early bird menu, nice bar food, decent wine menu but it's best feature? Outdoor tables by the river 😎

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere, good food, certainly not the best or worst in town , great spot for drinks outside when the sun shines

Thank More_Mash
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been for while but again another great meal at Electric. If you like your steak then this is the place for you. Really nice pleasant staff. Looking forward to the next night.

Thank seniorm73
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here recently with my boyfriend before a gig in the Marquee. We ate from the early bird menu - very good value. I enjoyed the chowder and the burger, very tasty. We both really enjoyed the food and service was good too.

Thank Gráinne O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this place by accident during a recent business trip and it's a little cracker. We booked the main restaurant but ended up in the much less formal fish bar. Sheena looked after us with menu advice and a smile....the fish pate was brilliant.

Thank Chris5555383
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$48
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 00:30
10:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 South Mall, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 422 2990
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